10 can't-miss club nights in Vancouver this July

Jul 6 2017, 11:18 pm

Hot summer days means long summer nights! Make the most of yours with our checklist of can’t-miss club nights taking place in and around Vancouver this July.

For more things happening around town, check out our events section.

FVDED in the Park 2017

  • What: Back for its third year, FVDED in the Park is set to take over Surrey’s Holland Park this summer, bringing some high energy artists over the festival’s two days on July 7 and 8. With programming scheduled to showcase a variety of musical genres, and the recent cancellation of other festivals in the region, FVDED is expected to attract over 40,000 festival goers this year, making it the largest outdoor event in Metro Vancouver.
  • When: July 7 and 8
  • Where: Holland Park – 13428 Old Yale Road, Surrey
  • Passes: Available through FVDEDinthePark.com starting at $119.50

FVDED in the Park Afterparty Featuring PARTYNEXTDOOR, J Wray + Harrison Brome

  • What: Wrap up FVDED In The Park with the official afterparty at Celebrities. Hosted by PARTYNEXTDOOR and featuring music by J Wray, Harrison Brome, Kempeh and Yurie.
  • When: July 8
  • Time: 10 pm
  • Where: Celebrities – 1022 Davie Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $50

Turn Tuesdays: A weekly BYOV record night in The Projection Room

  • What: Bryan Sea hosts new weekly Bring Your Own Vinyl night in the Projection Room at the Fox Cabaret. Bring your own records and share some of your favourite tunes with other vinyl lovers. All of the necessary equipment will be at the bar.
  • When: Every Tuesday starting July 11
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: The Fox Cabaret – 2321 Main Street, Vancouver
  • Cost: Free


  • What: The all Maori Reggae band deliver one of the most authentic Reggae shows around. Four highly succesful studio albums, multiple awards, platinum sales – Katchafire has crafted a universal vibe, capturing something truly special in a diversity of instrumentation and clarity of sound. With guests Ivy Terra.
  • When: July 14
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: Commodore Ballroom – 868 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $29.50 + fees

Gypsy Kumbia Orchestra


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  • What: Caravan World Rhythms and Julio Montero present Montreal’s Gypsy Kumbia Orchestra, an explosion of music and dance, circus and imagination. The band fuses Afro-Colombian percussion with the brass and violin melodies of the Roma peoples of Eastern Europe. 
  • When: July 16
  • Time: 9 pm
  • Where: Red Room – 398 Richards Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $20

Grateful: A Night Dedicated to DJ Khaled

  • What: EMBRVCE Fridays presents Grateful: A Night Dedicated to DJ Khaled. Featuring DJs Rashad Rawkus and Cyro.
  • When: July 21
  • Time: 10 pm to 3 am
  • Where: VENUE – 881 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, Free

WORLD WAVE at Fortune Sound Club

  • What: A night of beats, bass, and rhythms from around the world in the downstairs Project Space of Fortune Sound Club. Featuring OGA Rossco & OWABOWA spinning the best of Afrobeats,  Dancehall Reggaeton Grime and more.
  • When: July 28
  • Time: 10 pm to 2 am
  • Where: Fortune Sound Club – 147 East Pender Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets: $15


  • What: Timotheus “Timo” Romme aka MOTi, is a Dutch electro house DJ and music producer. He has performed at Amsterdam Dance Event, Creamfields UK, Nocturnal Wonderland, and Tomorrowland.
  • When: July 28
  • Time: 10 pm
  • Where: Harbour Event Centre – 750 Pacific Blvd., Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, Free

Drai’s Beach Club Pool Party

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  • What: Vancouver’s only rooftop pool deck includes multiple pool areas and state of the art sound to enjoy while partying all day at the Beach Club.
  • When: July 29
  • Time: 2 to 7 pm
  • Where: Drai’s Beach Club – 3rd Floor – 1161 West Georgia Street,
  • Tickets: Online, $20

The Morning AFTER : Hip-Hop Brunch Summer Luau

  • What: Enjoy mimosas and brunch, plus entry into the afternoon Hip-Hop Bounce and 50/50 draw. Featuring DJs Stimulant J, Rashad Rawkus, J-Traxx, Floetic and Icy Touch.
  • When: July 30
  • Time: 12:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Where: The Charles Bar – 136 W Cordova St, Vancouver
  • Tickets: Online, $35